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Ard Bia at Nimmo's

Spanish Parade | Long Walk, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 561 114
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (109 reviews)
“hake” (58 reviews)
“poached eggs” (29 reviews)
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Seafood, Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Spanish Parade | Long Walk, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I went here with a group of girls last week, and I was happy out. So rare you find gems of places these days, and it was truly a gem. Beautiful menu, catering FANTASTICALLY to vegetarians (praise the gods, finally somewhere does!). Staff were attentive...More

Thank wickedchicken
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great food here, really friendly staff. We went here twice and would go there again tomorrow. BUT, they had on their menu in the drinks section "green tea with seaweed", but it was green tea, seaweed, and a gallopin' helping of CLOVES! Didn't see that...More

Thank SnorkelJoe
Reviewed 5 days ago

Our group of six was given a genuinely warm welcome as we entered. We were seated in a lovely space just off the main dining room and perfect for our sized group. Our waiter was attentive and well versed on the menu and wine list....More

1  Thank K W
Reviewed 5 days ago

A bit off the path, did not feel touristy, awesome food and great staff. We did a search for best restaurants in Galway City, and this did not disappoint. I had a lovely fish dish. Hubby went vegan and was also very happy. Good wine...More

1  Thank reneesd2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this restaurant last week with my family and would definitely recommend it. Great and innovative food, great atmosphere, great service! We will be back!

2  Thank carolsw78
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Surprisingly low key interior of a very old and picturesque building. Very tasty food with attentive service. This is a great splurge restaurant.

1  Thank MA-family-of-three
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looking for a thoughtfully created menu and space? Ard Bia is it! Great service and lovely dishes. Have been back many times and will continue. One of the best restaurants in Galway! Lunch and dinner fab too!

2  Thank Ann W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walked to this restaurant after researching breakfast/brunch on TA. Got a table for 6 which we wanted. Group a mix of older and young adults. We ordered scones, coffee, pancakes, granola, hot chocolates etc. Everyone happy. Not too expensive at all, about €33 for all...More

1  Thank FamilyroomSligo
Reviewed 1 week ago

healty, modern, cosy place to eat breakfast, lunch or diners, people who work very hard and are very friendly. you can eat amazing salads. wonderful tartes and drink nice teas.

1  Thank Inge E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful meal, traditional Irish cooking, nice wines great service. small..a bit loud and seats a bit uncomfortable and you must walk up a flight to stairs but worth it. Reservations a plus.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 22:00
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18:00 - 22:00
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18:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Spanish Parade | Long Walk, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 561 114
One of Galway's most enduring restaurants, housed in one of the city's most iconic restaurant spaces, Ard Bia has always placed as much emphasis on community experiences and aesthetic stimulation as on serving great food in a fun environment. We believe in having roots in a place whilst having an identity that transcends location and takes inspiration from around the world.
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